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The three-member adviser team expands the footprint of Syntal Capital Partners

Merrill Lynch loses $600 million team to Texas RIA. A three-person team managing $600 million at Merrill Lynch Private Banking and Investment Group in Dallas has joined Syntal Capital Partners, a registered investment advisory firm based in Midland, Texas. The addition of the team expands the Texas footprint of Syntal, which was founded in 2012 [...]

600M Merrill team leaves for Dynasty-affiliated RIA

A Merrill Lynch team that oversaw $600 million in client assets left the wirehouse to join an RIA affiliated with Dynasty Financial Partners, the firm said. The four-member group combined forces with Syntal Capital Partners, expanding the Midland, Texas-based firm's total staff to 12. The new hires, led by advisor Ben Gordon, are based in [...]

FT 300: 2017 List of Top US Registered Investment Advisers

Proud to have six Network Partners on the FT 300: top ranked RIA list. https://lnkd.in/dsXsZGA This fourth edition of the FT 300 assesses registered investment advisers (RIAs) on desirable traits for investors. To ensure a list of established companies with substantial expertise, we examine the database of RIAs registered with the US Securities and Exchange [...]

America’s Top Next Generation Wealth Advisors

We are extremely proud of Dane Crunk of Syntal Capital Partners, LLC for being named to Forbes list of Top Millenial Advisors and grateful to have him and his team in the Network! Congratulations to all the advisors named to this list! https://lnkd.in/dbDAA73

Dane E. Crunk Quoted in NY Times Article

A recent NY Times article discusses the boom and bust nature of the oil industry and the planning opportunities that arise during such downturns.  The full article can be read here.

Crude Oil Outlook Update

Lower for (even) longer In our January oil outlook update, our forecast for oil prices this year was adjusted down to $30~$50 from $40~$60, expecting the realignment of OPEC quota post Iran/Iraq production increases to normalize oil prices back to $80 range in 2018. OPEC inaction and weakening Chinese appetite were key factors behind the [...]

Model Behavior

The Fed’s own risk models painted a contradictory picture by spiking up just before the FOMC meeting. As the Fed continues to avoid rate hikes by kicking the decision down to December or possibly 2016, the new hawkish voting members of FOMC will be put in a tough spot to fight consensus. While the new [...]

GIPS Announcement

Syntal Capital Partners is proud to announce that our firm has been verified in our compliance with the Global Investment Performance Standard (GIPS®). The GIPS® Standards were created by the Chartered Financial Analyst Institute as a way to create a global standard for calculating and presenting performance. These standards were created to give investors confidence that a [...]